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US Defense Firm Boeing Receives $2.4 Billion P-8A Poseidon Contract From US Navy
January 30, 2019
US Defense Firm Boeing Receives $2.4 Billion P-8A Poseidon Contract From US Navy
The U.S. Navy has placed an order for 19 P-8A Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft under a new contract modification.
US Defense Firm Boeing Receives $2.4 Billion P-8A Poseidon Contract From US Navy
India Test Fires Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missile From Destroyer
January 30, 2019
India Test Fires Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missile From Destroyer
India has conducted its first test of a Barak 8 long-range surface-to-air missile since November 2017.
India Test Fires Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missile From Destroyer
A New Vietnam-Canada Defense Dialogue?
January 30, 2019
A New Vietnam-Canada Defense Dialogue?
A closer look at the broader context behind a new defense policy dialogue mechanism being discussed by the two sides.
A New Vietnam-Canada Defense Dialogue?
US Begins Production of Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead
January 30, 2019
US Begins Production of Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead
The new warhead was identified as a requirement by the Trump administration in 2018.
US Begins Production of Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead
Defense Minister Visit Puts Vietnam-Thailand Military Ties into Focus
January 29, 2019
Defense Minister Visit Puts Vietnam-Thailand Military Ties into Focus
A recent interaction highlighted some of the cooperation between both countries in the defense realm.
Defense Minister Visit Puts Vietnam-Thailand Military Ties into Focus
Defense Minister Introductory Visit Highlights Malaysia-Brunei Military Ties
January 28, 2019
Defense Minister Introductory Visit Highlights Malaysia-Brunei Military Ties
A recent interaction put the focus on some of the ongoing defense activity between the two countries into 2019 and beyond.
Defense Minister Introductory Visit Highlights Malaysia-Brunei Military Ties
US Navy Commissions Latest <em>Zumwalt</em>-Class Destroyer
January 28, 2019
US Navy Commissions Latest Zumwalt-Class Destroyer
The USS Michael Monsoor was commissioned on January 26.
US Navy Commissions Latest Zumwalt-Class Destroyer
Pakistan Conducts Test of Nuclear-Capable Nasr Missile
January 26, 2019
Pakistan Conducts Test of Nuclear-Capable Nasr Missile
Pakistan’s first known missile test of 2019 involves the short-range Nasr.
Pakistan Conducts Test of Nuclear-Capable Nasr Missile
Pakistan’s New Generation of Chinese Warships
January 26, 2019
Pakistan’s New Generation of Chinese Warships
The upgrade is noticeable but will not change the disparity between the Pakistani and Indian navies.
Pakistan’s New Generation of Chinese Warships
US Navy to Commission New Stealth Destroyer This Week
January 25, 2019
US Navy to Commission New Stealth Destroyer This Week
The second Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyer will be commissioned on January 26.
US Navy to Commission New Stealth Destroyer This Week
Where Would India Fit in a Missile Defense Partnership in the Indo-Pacific?
January 24, 2019
Where Would India Fit in a Missile Defense Partnership in the Indo-Pacific?
A closer look at what the recently released U.S. Missile Defense Review means for New Delhi.
Where Would India Fit in a Missile Defense Partnership in the Indo-Pacific?
Russia Holds Briefing on Alleged INF Treaty-Busting Missile
January 24, 2019
Russia Holds Briefing on Alleged INF Treaty-Busting Missile
With days to go before a U.S. withdrawal notification, Russia attempts to clarify the nature of the 9M729 missile.
Russia Holds Briefing on Alleged INF Treaty-Busting Missile
Japan Mulls Ceasing In-Country Assembly of F-35 Fighter Jets
January 24, 2019
Japan Mulls Ceasing In-Country Assembly of F-35 Fighter Jets
Tokyo is reviewing ceasing indigenous production of the F-35A to save costs.
Japan Mulls Ceasing In-Country Assembly of F-35 Fighter Jets
US Navy Commissions Latest Littoral Combat Ship
January 24, 2019
US Navy Commissions Latest Littoral Combat Ship
The seventh Freedom-variant littoral combat ship has entered service with the U.S. Navy in January.
US Navy Commissions Latest Littoral Combat Ship
US Navy’s Newest F-35B-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Deploy to Japan
January 23, 2019
US Navy’s Newest F-35B-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Deploy to Japan
The USSAmerica will be replacing the USS Wasp as the U.S. Navy’s largest forward-deployed amphibious assault ship in the region.
US Navy’s Newest F-35B-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Deploy to Japan
Indonesia-Brunei Security Relations in Focus with Air Force Chief Introductory Visit
January 23, 2019
Indonesia-Brunei Security Relations in Focus with Air Force Chief Introductory Visit
The trip highlighted some of the ongoing activity within the bilateral defense relationship.
Indonesia-Brunei Security Relations in Focus with Air Force Chief Introductory Visit
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